Labor Day DUI Enforcement & Saturation Patrol


The San Luis Police Department will be conducting a DUI Enforcement Detail and (STEP) Traffic Enforcement Detail from Labor Day weekend August 31st, 2018 till September 3rd, 2018 in efforts to detect, stop, and arrest alcohol and drug-impaired drivers and conduct traffic enforcement activities to promote safe and attentive driving.

Funding for these special details is provided through a grant awarded by the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety. These funds help the San Luis Police Department to increase the number of officers on patrol throughout the City of San Luis with the goal of significantly minimizing the number of traffic related incidents.

The San Luis Police Department would like to encourage all residents of the City of San Luis and visiting citizens to be safe and conscious drivers this Labor Day weekend. If you plan to drink alcoholic beverages, please use a designated sober driver.

Governor’s Office of Highway Safety awards $20,000 to SLPD


San Luis, AZ – The Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety awarded the San Luis Police Department (SLPD) $20,000 in grants for fiscal year 2017. This grant will allow the department to enhance DUI Alcohol Enforcement and Selective Traffic Enforcement.

 The SLPD obtained $10,000 to enhance our DUI Alcohol Enforcement effort throughout the City of San Luis. Through this grant, patrol officers will be able to focus on impaired drivers during busy holiday seasons and try to make the roadways as safe as possible.

In addition, the SLPD also obtained funds in the amount of $10,000 to focus on Selective Traffic Enforcement. The personnel services awarded through this grant will allow officers to patrol the areas were speeding and aggressive driving has been reported.

The San Luis Police Department through the help of the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety has been able to continue to reduce serious injuries and deaths by arresting impaired drivers and enforce traffic laws during the holidays and long weekends. This year’s award will allow the SLPD to increase its enforcement within our jurisdiction.

San Luis PD to Conduct DUI Saturation Patrols during Labor Day Weekend


The DUI saturation patrols will begin on Friday September 2nd and run through Saturday September 3rd. Officers will be looking for drivers who are under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol. SLPD will have zero tolerance on those who are found to be operating a vehicle while being impaired.

The funding to provide additional officers during this holiday season comes from grants received this year from the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety. The total amount awarded this year was $8,000 for DUI enforcement.

The SLPD reminds everyone to drive safely this weekend and that if you drink, to please find a designated driver.

San Luis PD to Conduct DUI Saturation Patrols during Memorial Weekend


The DUI saturation patrols will being on May 27th and continue throughout the weekend. Officers will be looking for drivers who are under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol. SLPD will have zero tolerance on those who are found to be operating a vehicle while being impaired.

The funding to provide additional officers during this holiday season comes from grants received this year from the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety. The total amount awarded this year was $8,000 for DUI enforcement.

The SLPD reminds everyone to drive safely this Memorial Weekend and that if you drink, to please find a designated driver.